How to Sew a Replacement T-Top Cover

In this tutorial video we will show you how to make a T-Top replacement cover. Sailrite® has the supplies and tools that you need for this project and more. We will be using Stamoid™ Top which is a vinyl fabric that is completely waterproof and considered a premium fabric that is often used for Mega Yachts.
Sailrite carries many different brands of fabric’s that make great T-Tops. Brands like Stamoid™ Top, Sunbrella®, Top Notch® 9, Herculite®, Weblon® Regatta® & Top Gun® and more.

Measuring & Patterning Frame Corner – 1:35 min
Calculating for Materials – 3:04 min
Steps to Making a T-Top – 5:16 min
Cutting Top Fabric to Size – 6:38 min
Cutting Facing Strips & Corners – 08:19 min
Preparing Facings – 12:36 min
Basting & Sewing Facings – 18:32 min
Sewing Binding – 27:14 min
Installing Spur Grommets – 29:42 min
Lacing Top – 33:23 min
Materials List – 39:51 min

Marine Quality Fabrics: Stamoid™ Top, Sunbrella®, Top Notch® 9, Herculite®, Weblon® Regatta® & Top Gun® – We used Stamoid™ Top:–AND–T~Tops/type/Products?order=custitem_popularity
Seamstick 3/8″ Basting Tape for Vinyl (for vinyl fabrics):
Seamstick 3/8″ for Canvas (for woven fabrics):
V-92 Polyester Thread OR PTFE from Sailrite
Sailrite® Woven Sew In Tags:
Bias Binding from Sailrite – We used Stamoid™ 3/4″
Spur Grommet Nickel #1 (5/16″):
Leech Line Dacron® 1/8″ Black:

Grease Marking Pencil Yellow (for vinyl fabrics):
Soapstone Fabric Marking Pencil (for woven fabrics):
Comfort Grip Rotary Cutter 60mm:
Self Healing Rotary Cutting Mat 24″ x 36″:
Gingher® Scissors Right Hand Lightweight 8″:
Clear Acrylic Ruler 6″ x 24″:
Sailrite® Canvas Patterning Ruler:
Sailrite® Ultrafeed® LS-1 PLUS Sewing Machine:
Sailrite® 3/4″ Swing‑Away Straight Binder:
Sailrite Drill Hole Cutter 3/8″:
Sailrite® Cutting Block & Die Holder:
Pres N Snap Installation Tool:
Pres N Snap #1 Spur Grommet Die:
Die Set Spur #1 (5/16″):
Barry King Mallet Hammer Style 3#:
Sailrite® Edge Hotknife Package:
Tape Measure, Masking Tape, Marker, Cardboard, Straight Edge, Drill, Zip Ties